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News. Pop Culture. Politics. Weird stories. EVERYTHING that happened during the last week. Comedian Ben Gleib catches you up on it all, while making fun of basically everything. Some people tell him this podcast is the way they prefer to get the news. He thinks these people are geniuses. Sometimes he's joined by celebrity guests like comedians, actors, politicians, Four-Star Generals, and his parents. But mostly he talks to himself. If you've been in a coma for the last 7 days, this podcast ...
 
Join in every week to hear self-proclaimed guru Stephen bring special guests seen on Comedy Central, Netflix, Conan, The Impractical Jokers, Joe Rogan, or your local comedy venue to help break down inspirational quotes made by robots, answer questions found from the internet, read 1-star reviews to help businesses, and more to elevate your mind, heart, and chuckle box. It's self-help for the helpless. Send questions: acomedyadvicepodcast@gmail.com Instagram: @acomedyadvicepodcast Patreon: ht ...
 
Olivia Wilder Times™ features celebrity and other unique guest interviews that are informal and conversational. The over 600 guests have included TV/FILM: Linda Evans, Beau Bridges, Andie MacDowell, La Toya Jackson, Eric Roberts, Sean Young, Richard Thomas, Billy Zane, Gilles Marini, Robert Townsend, Joanna Cassidy, Melora Hardin, Debi Mazar ; Justin Kirk, Clark Gregg, Tom Conti, Henry Goodman, Cung Le; Justin Chon and Solomon Trimble (Twilight); RuPaul, Josie Bissett, COMEDY: Dane Cook, Gre ...
 
"The Liberal Conspiracy" is the newest news show delivering answers to your most pressing questions. After a decade of working in politics, comedian Josh Burstein aims to make tough, complicated issues approachable and break them down in entertaining ways. Our companion pod features more sketches and more long-form interviews with comedians, politicians, and friendly co-conspirators.
 
Brittany Furlan (American Meme/former Vine Star) has seen it all when it comes to dating and relationships. She has stories for days about terrible dates and experiences she's had to endure. Each week she'll talk with her friends and guest as they share their own stories about experiences they'd rather not talk about. These stories will make you ask how anyone finds love at all. Subscribe to the ad-free version: https://worstfirsts.supercast.tech/ Link to survey: https://bit.ly/2EcYbu4 For a ...
 
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Sam and Emma host Congresswoman Ilhan Omar of Minnesota's 5th District, whose recent book, This Is What America Looks Like: My Journey from Refugee to Congresswoman, is out in paperback now! Representative Omar, Sam, and Emma take on a variety of issues central to the progressive cause as the Biden administration has begun to falter. They begin wit…
 
Sam and Emma host David Pepper, former chair of the Ohio Democratic Party, to discuss his recent book Laboratories of Autocracy: A Wake-Up Call From Behind the Lines, on how the GOP has been chiseling away at democracy from its base, with the Karl Roves and Thomas Hofellers reinventing the gerrymandering wheel in 2010. Pepper begins by looking at t…
 
Sam and Emma break down all the big news from the past few days, from the rapidly developing situation in Ukraine, to COVID, labor, the courts, and more! Sam and Emma begin by diving into the “mother of all sanctions” bill being drafted by Sen. Menendez, from the semi-useful elements of to the GOP using them to wiggle in their Russian policy, and h…
 
Sam and Emma host Tony Messenger, Metro columnist for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, to discuss his recent book Profit and Punishment: How America Criminalizes The Poor In The Name Of Justice, on how municipalities across the US have instituted a system of debtors’ jail, trapping poor folks into a system of punishment and payment with no way out, sol…
 
It is a jam-packed Casual Friday! Sam and Emma host Stephen Wertheim, Senior Fellow at the Carnegie Endowment and Visiting Faculty at Yale Law School, to discuss the recent developments with Russia and Ukraine. Stephen comes in to situate where the building Russia-Ukraine conflict is at, and what role the US has played in the increasing pressure. F…
 
Emma hosts Kyla Schuller, Assistant Professor of Women's and Gender Studies at Rutgers University, to discuss her recent book The Trouble With White Women: A Counterhistory of Feminism, on how mainstream feminism has been a project of theft disguised as liberation. Professor Schuller and Emma situate white feminism as one that isolates a specific e…
 
Sam and Emma Anna Della Subin, senior editor at Bidoun Projects, to discuss her recent book Accidental Gods: On Men Unwittingly Turned Divine, on the pervasive and frequently overlooked figure that began popping up at the dawn of “New World” imperialism, and has since emerged, both through oppression and resistance, countless times in the face of a…
 
Sam and Emma host Angie Maxwell, associate professor of political science at the University of Arkansas, to discuss her recent book The Long Southern Strategy: How Chasing White Voters in the South Changed American Politics, on how the Southern Strategy that completely restructured the electoral college behind the GOP’s turn against social progress…
 
Happy MLK Day! Sam chats with Gerald Horne, professor of history and African American studies at the University of Houston to discuss his recent book The Bittersweet Science: Racism, Racketeering and the Political Economy of Boxing. Then, our compilation of MLK-related audio returns with a new addition this year with excerpts from this newly-releas…
 
It's Casual Friday! Sam and Emma host Heather Digby Parton, contributing writer at Salon.com and proprietor of the blog Hullabaloo, to round up the week in news. Then, Sam and Emma are joined by Francesca Fiorentini, host of The Bitchuation Room podcast! First, Digby, Emma, and Sam get into yesterday’s SCOTUS decisions, the first blocking the testi…
 
Emma hosts Rachel Greenwald Smith, professor of English at St. Louis University, to discuss her recent book On Compromise: Art, Politics, and the Fate of An American Ideal, on compromise in art and politics, and as an American ideal. Professor Greenwald-Smith and Emma first back up and look at how the US values compromise as a whole, looking at Bid…
 
Sam and Emma host Jamie Ducharme, health correspondent at Time, to discuss her recent book Big Vape: The Incendiary Rise of Juul. Then, Sam and Emma are joined by Dr. MarkAlain Dery, infectious disease specialist at AccessHealth Louisiana and host of the Noise Filter podcast, to discuss the recent developments with COVID and the Omicron variant. Ja…
 
Sam and Emma break down news from the weekend, from developments on COVID to the courts, the Jan 6th commission to labor, and more! They begin by reflecting on the 20th anniversary of the first prisoner at Guantanamo Bay, before discussing the absurd discourse around in-person education that presumes kids are learning anything in the chaos and anxi…
 
Jeffrey Morel is a comedian from Alaska now living in Phoenix, AZ. Going from cold to hot, he's someone to not...miss. Follow Jeffrey to see his upcoming shows! https://www.instagram.com/thejeffreymorel/ Follow me & see my show dates here: https://linktr.ee/acomedyadvicepodcast --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/a-comedy-advice-podcast/…
 
Sam and Emma host Sheryll Cashin, professor at the Georgetown University Law Center, to discuss her recent book White Space, Black Hood: Opportunity Hoarding and Segregation in the Age of Inequality, on how the residential caste system built up around race and geography has ingrained itself into US cities, becoming central to how we imagine our nei…
 
It's Casual Friday! Sam hosts Osita Nwanevu, contributing editor at The New Republic, to wrap up the week in news and discuss his recent piece in the New York Times, "Trump Isn't the Only One To Blame for the Capitol Riot." Osita sits down to unpack the project of Republican grievance that has been built over the last few decades, boiling over into…
 
Sam hosts Adam Hilton, assistant professor of politics at Mount Holyoke College, to discuss his recent book True Blues: The Contentious Transformation of the Democratic Party, on how the party apparatus of the Democratic Party went from a three-majority monster in the midst of the 20th Century to a hollow shell of an organization. Professor Hilton …
 
Gavin Bloom comes back to talk about a traumatic experience at Supercuts where he had to cut his own hair, plus other little snippets of comedy. Follow Gavin and listen to Cell Fone's new hit Ya Basic! https://music.apple.com/us/album/ya-basic-single/1603202374 Follow me & see my show dates here: https://linktr.ee/acomedyadvicepodcast --- Send in a…
 
Sam hosts Donald Cohen, founder and executive director of In the Public Interest, to discuss his recent book The Privatization of Everything: How the Plunder of Public Goods Transformed America and How We Can Fight Back that he co-wrote with Allen Mikaelian, on how neoliberal policies have cut up the public sphere, dividing its profits between a na…
 
Sam hosts Suzanne Schneider, Deputy Director and Core Faculty at the Brooklyn Institute, to discuss her recent book The Apocalypse and the End of History: Modern Jihad and the Crisis of Liberalism, on the evolution of jihad as liberalism took over the world. Schneider begins by helping frame the central terms, exploring the greater project of liber…
 
Happy 2022! Sam is back from a well-deserved break as he and Matt catch up on the big developments in the news that happened over Christmas and the New Year. They walk through the overwhelming spread of Omicron across New York, address Sam’s new silver fox look, and cover Steve Cortes talking AOC and feet, somehow in a completely new, and yet entir…
 
In the jam-packed FINAL day of the Best Of 2021: Sam hosts Adam Jentleson, former advisor to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, to discuss his new book Kill Switch: The Rise of the Modern Senate and the Crippling of American Democracy on how the filibuster negatively impacts American democracy. How John C. Calhoun and other Southern Senators pionee…
 
In today's Best of 2021: Sam and Emma host Pascal Robert of the This is Revolution podcast to discuss the Moïse assassination in Haiti as a product of neoliberalism and colonialism, before they touch on the US’s foreign policy role in the Caribbean, and what Eric Adams’s Democratic primary victory means for progressive democrats moving forward. Emm…
 
Dayna Pereira is a comedian and podcast host of The Dirty Little Secrets Club and That Trophy Wife Life. Follow Dayna and listen to her podcasts! https://daynapereira.com/ Follow me & see my show dates here: https://linktr.ee/acomedyadvicepodcast DM me questions! --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/a-comedy-advice-podcast/message…
 
In today's jam-packed Best of 2021: Sam and Emma host author Clint Smith, staff writer at the Atlantic, to discuss his new book, How the Word is Passed: A Reckoning with the History of Slavery Across America on how the legacy of slavery has been passed down and obscured through generations of storytelling, and the manner in which this manifests in …
 
In today's best of 2021: Sam hosts Russ Feingold, President of the American Constitution Society and former United States Senator from Wisconsin, to discuss the legacy 9/11 has had on the American national security state, and what to expect going forward, to discuss the legacy 9/11 has had on the American national security state, and what to expect…
 
In the first Best Of of 2021: Andreas Malm joins Sam to discuss his new book, How to Blow Up a Pipeline: Learning to Fight in a World on Fire. Andreas begins by explaining that while the pandemic has temporarily tamped down the climate movement, it has simultaneously led to a 7% drop in world-wide emissions and demonstrated how government can effec…
 
It's the FINAL live show of 2021! Emma is joined by Brandon Sutton IN-STUDIO, alongside Matt Binder for the WHOLE show, to round up the week in news, and reflect on the year that was. They begin by covering the recent NYT scoop on the FBI’s infiltration into Black Lives Matter protests in Portland last year, in which they employed mass surveillance…
 
Ben Brainard is a nationally touring comedian and a Tik Tok sensation with a natural ability to make any crowd laugh. During quarantine, Ben found viral success producing “The Table,” a sketch comedy series about how the various states of the US are handling current events. Ben has always said “yes” to opportunities, and his “I’ll try anything once…
 
Jared Freid is a stand-up comedian based out of New York City. Besides headlining and touring at clubs around the country, Jared hosts three highly-rated weekly podcasts. He co-hosts U Up? with Jordana Abraham of Betches, where they discuss their takes on modern dating with issues ranging from apps to hookups to relationships. Jared’s JTrain Podcas…
 
The Sklar Brothers are a post-modern take on a stand up comedy duo. Neil Strauss of the New York Times once wrote “Their comedy accepts the reality of being twins but does not use it as a crutch. Instead, they work their physical and mental similarities and correspondences, their status as imperfect carbon copies of each other. In their comedy the …
 
Ahmed Al-Kadri is a hilarious standup comedian I had the pleasure of seeing at the Tempe Improv. We talk about his career in comedy, his success in TikTok, and how his online presence has helped him get closer to his main passion of standup. Ahmed also drops some truth bombs on the importance of making sure you have balance in your life before nurt…
 
Gavin Bloom is one of the funniest comedians I know. Period. Follow Gavin: https://www.instagram.com/gavinbloomcomedy/?hl=en Leave a review: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/a-comedy-advice-podcast/id1326620580?mt=2 Follow me & see my show dates here: https://linktr.ee/acomedyadvicepodcast DM me questions or comments! #podcast #comedy --- Send…
 
Jo and Dre are joined by the hilarious Beth Stelling! Jo and Beth discuss doing stand up on Late Night tv and prepping for that. They also discuss what its like to be put in a box, having to be careful about what you say, and having to stand out in a scene of mostly white males. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices…
 
TBS called Ben Gleib “one of the funniest comedians working today." Ben's hour standup special Neurotic Gangster premiered on Showtime and is now available on Amazon Prime. Ben was the host of the brainteaser gameshow Idiotest, an actor that recently appeared on Just Beyond on Disney+, and yes, he even ran for president of the United States in the …
 
Joshua, Christian, and Erika join A Comedy Advice Podcast this week! Hear about how they made their podcast bloom through Tiktok, Christian and Erika's romantic origins, how Erika doesn't really remember meeting Josh, and so much more. These guys are amazing! Listen to The Judgies here: Follow The Judgies on Twitter: https://twitter.com/judgiespod …
 
Mike B. Dapper was born in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and was raised in Oakland, California. He began his entertainment career with "Kid and Rueben's Morning Show" on 104.7 KISS FM in 2003. Three years later he was a morning talent on Mega 104.3's Old School Station. During his eight years in radio he hosted concerts for the hottest artis…
 
CHARLIE BERENS is an Emmy-winning journalist, comedian, and creator of the Manitowoc Minute. The Wisconsin native has been featured on Fox, CBS, Funny or Die, TBS Digital, Variety, MTV News and more. Charlie began his career working for MTV News' Choose or Lose. After that he worked in front and behind the camera for emerging YouTube news channels.…
 
Ryan Kelly was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri where he started comedy as an improviser. He was trained at schools such as IO, Second City, UCB and Groundlings. He then ventured off to college where he wanted to try new exciting things, and thus he began his foray into performing stand-up comedy. His affinity for having absurd life experienc…
 
Lexis Shardé is a Phoenix-based comedian that performs standup across the valley and hosts the podcast hits "Life Coaching Comedians" and "Fart Talk". Follow Lexis! https://linktr.ee/LexisSharde Leave a review: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/a-comedy-advice-podcast/id1326620580?mt=2 Follow me & see my show dates here: https://linktr.ee/acome…
 
David A. Arnold has been the best-kept secret in comedy until now. A 20-year stand-up veteran who has made his living performing, acting and writing for TV and film. David has performed on everything from Comedy Central to BET. He has one Netflix Special FAT BALLERINA currently streaming and preparing for a second to be produced by Lena Waithe and …
 
Gleib flew to Arizona to debate Charlie Kirk, the hugely popular conservative voice aka political hack on the incredibly important topic of abortion. Gleib researched very carefully, and went in ready to fight for women's rights, while keeping his ability to bring humor to difficult topics. We hope you enjoy listening to this debate. Please conside…
 
Hannah Berner was born in Brooklyn, New York and grew up playing competitive tennis professionally and for the University of Wisconsin. She emerged on the comedy scene by directing, editing, and acting in videos on Instagram and writing viral tweets. She has two podcasts, Giggly Squad and Berning In Hell, with over 8 million downloads. She was a co…
 
Steve Rannazzisi is a nationally touring comedian with two specials on Comedy Central and an actor that has appeared on MTV's Punk'd, Paul Blart Mall Cop, and more, most notably as "Kevin McArthur" on the critically acclaimed FX Network comedy series, The League where he starred and wrote alongside Katie Aselton, Mark Duplass, Nick Kroll, Jonathan …
 
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